Graduate success

An average of 96% of Northwestern alumni are employed or in graduate school within 6 months of graduation. International graduates will have highly competent English and very marketable professional skills and can apply for a one-year authorization to work in the U.S. after graduation. Recent international graduates are working in the U.S. and abroad as accountants, business professionals and engineers. Others are attending graduate programs in business, communications, medicine, psychology and theatre.

For the second consecutive year, Northwestern College is ranked in a tie for fourth among Midwestern baccalaureate colleges in U.S. News & World Report’s America’s Best Colleges guidebook. Learn more


STUDENT SPOTLIGHTMawuli MacDonald Mawuli first heard about Northwestern through a group of college advisors at the U.S. embassy in Ghana. After traveling over 25 hours to Orange City, Mawuli has made the most of his experience at Northwestern. More …